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Temporary Employment: Pay

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN 277113, tabled on 15 July 2019

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, for what reasons the rate of pay which requires approval for temporary staff was set at £750 per day in his Departments announcement of 4 July.

Answered on

18 July 2019

Ministerial approval has been set at £750 per day as a control mechanism to consistently achieve value for money, provide greater transparency and to ensure that all other resourcing options have been considered.

Answered by

Cabinet Office
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